21st Cinéfondation Selection Winner Announced

21st Cinéfondation Selection Winner Announced

Short Film News (SFN)- The winners of the 21st Cinéfondation Selection at the Cannes Film Festival have been announced. The Cinéfondation Selection consisted of 17 student films, chosen out of 2 426 entries coming from 512 film schools around the world.
10 Live Action Shorts Advance In 2018 Oscar Race

10 Live Action Shorts Advance In 2018 Oscar Race

Short Film News (SFN) -The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 10 live action short films will advance in the voting process for the 90th Academy Awards. A record 165 pictures had originally qualified in the category.
Black Nights Film Festival’s Programmer Igor Gouskov Passes Away

Black Nights Film Festival’s Programmer Igor Gouskov Passes Away

Short Film News (SFN) -The Black Nights Film Festival announced that the Russian film critic and festival’s programmer Igor Gouskov has passed away. Gouskov, who lived in Paris in recent years, died because of a brain tumor.
16th Third Eye Festival Calls for Entries

16th Third Eye Festival Calls for Entries

Short Film News (SFN) -The 16th Third Eye Asian Film Festival to be held between 14-21 Dec 2017 in Mumbai is calling for entries.
2017 Cannes Film Festival Announces Short Films Lineup

2017 Cannes Film Festival Announces Short Films Lineup

Short Film News (SFN) -The announcement of the 2017 Official Selection will begin with the short films Competition and the Cinéfondation Selection, in the run-up to the press conference for the 70th Festival de Cannes, to be held on Thursday April14th.
Cinema du réel Announces Films in Competition

Cinema du réel Announces Films in Competition

Short Film News (SFN) -The 39th edition of Cinema du réel unveils its films in competition.
Berlinale 2017 Announces Short Film Selections

Berlinale 2017 Announces Short Film Selections

Short Film News (SFN) - 23 films from 19 countries will be competing for the Golden and the Silver Bear as well as the Audi Short Film Award, worth € 20,000, and a nomination for the European Film Awards at the 2017 edition of Berlinale Shorts.
15th Third Eye Festival Calls for Entries

15th Third Eye Festival Calls for Entries

Short Film News (SFN) -The 15th Third Eye Asian Film Festival to be held between 15-22 Dec 2016 in Mumbai is calling for entries.The festival has competition sections: First \ Second Feature Film by Director; and Short Film Fiction Competition.
14th FIKE Short Film Festival Calls for Entries

14th FIKE Short Film Festival Calls for Entries

Short Film News (SFN) -14th International FIKE Short Film Festival will take place from October 25th to 29rd, 2016.
Naomi Kawase and the Jury have announced the winners of the 19th Cinéfondation Selection

Naomi Kawase and the Jury have announced the winners of the 19th Cinéfondation Selection

Short Film News (SFN) - The Cinéfondation and Short Films Jury headed by Naomi Kawase, has awarded the 2016 Cinéfondation Prizes during a ceremony held in the Buñuel Theatre, followed by the screening of the winning films.
The Short Films Selections at the 69th Festival de Cannes

The Short Films Selections at the 69th Festival de Cannes

Short Film News (SFN) -The announcement of the 2016 Official Selection will begin with the short films Competition and the Cinéfondation Selection, in the run-up to the press conference for the 69th Festival de Cannes, to be held on Thursday 14th April.
Naomi Kawase, President of the Cinéfondation and Short Films Jury

Naomi Kawase, President of the Cinéfondation and Short Films Jury

Short Film News (SFN) -In 2015, Un Certain Regard opened in poetic fashion with Sweet Bean (An) by Naomi Kawase. The Festival de Cannes is honoured to announce that the Japanese director will preside the Cinéfondation and Short Films Jury for its 69th edition.
Sundance Announces 2016 Winners

Sundance Announces 2016 Winners

Short Film News (SFN) -The award winners for 2016 Sundance Film Festival were announced at the top gathering for independent movies made outside of Hollywood's major studios
14th Third Eye Festival Calls for Entries

14th Third Eye Festival Calls for Entries

Short Film News (SFN) - The 14th Third Eye Asian Film Festival to be held between 24- 31 Dec 2015 in Mumbai is calling for entries.
Cannes 2015: Cinéfondation winners revealed

Cannes 2015: Cinéfondation winners revealed

Short Film News (SFN) -The Cinéfondation and Short Films Jury headed by Abderrahmane Sissako and including Cécile de France, Joana Hadjithomas, Daniel Olbrychski and Rebecca Zlotowski, has awarded the 2015 Cinéfondation Prizes .
Abderrahmane Sissako Set to Preside Cannes’ Cinefondation and Short Film Jury

Abderrahmane Sissako Set to Preside Cannes’ Cinefondation and Short Film Jury

Short Film News (SFN) - In 2014, the internationally acclaimed Timbuktu caused the greatest emotion among the films in Competition at the Festival de Cannes. This year, Mauritanian director Abderrahmane Sissako returns for the 68th Festival (13-24 May), where he will serve as President of the Cinéfondation and Short Films Jury.
Sundance 2015 Unveils Short Film Program

Sundance 2015 Unveils Short Film Program

Short Film News (SFN) -Sundance Institute announced the program of short films selected to screen at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival, January 22 to February 1. This year, 60 short films selected from 8,061 submissions.
The 2nd ESSENCE Short Film Contest Begins

The 2nd ESSENCE Short Film Contest Begins

Short Film News (SFN) -The ESSENCE Black Women in Hollywood Short Film Contest is back for a second year and the deadline for submissions is December 8th.